Date of Birth: 03/11/1947
In the parliamentary elections on September 10 the largest in Norway in the history of the country has suffered a defeat Norwegian Labour Party. Her protege - Prime Minister Jens Stoltenberg has to submit to the ostavku. In his place pretends won the elections a supporter of centrist forces Kjell Magne Bondevik. In politics, it is not a novice in his time has been in the armchair of the head of the Norwegian government.
Born November 3, 1947 in the family of a priest. He graduated from the theological faculty of the University of Oslo. Lutheran pastor. In the 70s he led the Christian People`s Party. After the parliamentary election in 1997 with the support of the centrist Progressive Party and the Conservatives from Haire I won and led cabinet. Known as a very open policy, not to engage in intrigues. During the last election campaign, a coalition of all the attention led them to focus on domestic issues - pledged to reduce the high taxes and raise the level of education of secondary schools.
Married since 1970. He has two sons and a daughter.